DIY bean bag toss

Last weekend, the girls and I put together this package for a friend’s birthday present. It was a fun and easy project and now I’m working on a few more –one for our house and some for gifts. If you … Continue reading 

DIY hot air balloons

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We made hot air balloons for Summer’s first birthday and I thought I’d share this fun project. It turned out to be a great preschool activity for Gemma and the hot air balloons were pretty for the parties and now … Continue reading 

Monterey in photos


We got to enjoy a nice weekend getaway to Monterey last week and I wanted to share a few highlights. The girls really enjoyed the aquarium and Asilomar State beach. The weather was wonderful and it felt good to lay … Continue reading 

stop time


One of my friends recently told me about a blog post, written by a mom, that reflected on the fact that, a relaxing cup of coffee takes two hands to hold. As a mom of two busy little girls, this … Continue reading 

camping with kids


This Summer, we have been trying to get out and about with our little ones, taking mini trips to escape the heat that is our climate. For the first time, we tried camping with the girls about a month ago … Continue reading